This name is a synonym of Erica subdivaricata P.J.Bergius.
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Eric. Icon. Descr. 1(2): 25 1798.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:329685-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2794516, and has not been changed.